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Lot #408

Artist Alistair Macready Bell
Title Boats at Hastings #3/40
Media colour wood block on paper
Dated 1980
Size 17 x 20.25 in. / 43.2 x 51.4 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Reference
cat no. 180 in Alistair Bell: Prints 1935-1981, by Ian M. Thom; published by the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, page 83

Provenance
private collection, Calgary

Hammer $250 Estimate $250/$350

Biographical Information
Alistair Macready Bell ~ [1913-1997] Canadian RCA
see Alistair Bell - Prints, 1935-1981, by I.Thom [Thom1#], A.G.G.V., 1982; Alistair Bell - Prints, 1982-1992, by I.Thom [Thom2#], Bau-Xi Gallery, 1992 and Alistair Bell Prints 1993-1997 [Thom3#], Bau-Xi Gallery, 1998 for a complete listing of the artist's graphic work; Vancouver: Art and Artists 1931-1983, by V.A.G., pg.400; N.G.C. Vol.1, A-F, ed.C.Hill, pg.72; biography and example in The White Line - Wood Engraving in Canada since 1945, by G.Brender a Brandis, pg.69 , The Porcupine's Quill Inc. 1990; Westbridge,Vol.4, pg.135

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